The first table below looks at the demand for COREP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COREP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Scotland region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Common Reporting (COREP)
Rank 125 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COREP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £301 -
% change year-on-year
+83.02% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
165 143 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.21% 6.15% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 87 78
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £410 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £9.64 £9.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £72.00 £27.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -5.63%
COREP
UK

COREP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing COREP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COREP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

COREP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing COREP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COREP.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) CRD IV
1 3 (100.00%) FINREP
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP

COREP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing COREP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COREP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) CRD IV
1 3 (100.00%) FINREP